FMT at Taymount

We are passionate about helping you to improve your digestive health.

Using Gut Flora Transplants (FMT) we improve microbiota diversity and density.

Our Practitioners provide Gut Flora Transplants in a comfortable safe clinical setting.

Through our FMT Programmes you will gain personalised dietary and lifestyle advice.

At Taymount Clinic

We quarantine for 3 to 6 months to protect your safety

We quarantine for 3 to 6 months to protect your safety

We only transplant microbial cells

We only transplant microbial cells

We use 10 donors per client to increase microbial diversity

We use 10 donors per client to increase microbial diversity

On-going research

Globally, educational and research establishments are using clinical trials to look into FMT under different conditions.

Can I have FMT?

Access expert advice to find out more about FMT.

Start the conversation

Complete an online questionnaire and book a 30-minute FMT consultation with our UK clinic. Each case is individual and by talking in person, or by phone we can you and Gut Flora Transplants.

For a FMT consultation with a Taymount Partner Clinic please book with the clinic direct.

Review your options

Take time to review our advice. We will outline the next steps and be on-hand to answer any further questions you may have.

Book a FMT Programme

To begin a FMT Programme select a convenient start date and pay a deposit to confirm your booking. We will offer guidance on preparing for your programme.

The FMT programme

FMT 10 Day Programme

10 day Gut Flora Transplant (FMT) programme at our UK clinic

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The support and kindness I have been shown by the [therapists] and client liaison manager, has gone above and beyond what any clinic would normally offer. I trust them, and they help calm my anxieties which is a huge help when going through the process.

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Exclusive Accommodation

We have a limited number of our own luxury client suites available local to the Clinic, offering private accommodation with modern well-equipped kitchen and en-suite bathroom facilities.

Please ask for details when booking your FMT Programme.

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Taymount worldwide

Our licensed Taymount Partner Clinics are improving access to safe Gut Flora Transplants around the world.

Find out more about visiting a Taymount Partner Clinic.

Taymount FMT Standard

The Taymount FMT Standard places safety, quality and care at the heart of everything we do.

We quarantine for safety

Our strict donor selection, screening and quarantine procedures protect patient safety.

  • We select – We only select donors with a healthy microbiome. Every donor receives dietary and lifestyle advice to optimise their gut health.
  • We screen – Our donors undertake regular screening. We test donated stools every month to ensure microbial quality. Every three months, we run blood tests to screen for a wide range of diseases including HIV and Hepatitis.
  • We quarantine – We never use fresh material. We quarantine all donated material at -80°C in our laboratory for at least 12 weeks to ensure no latent disease is present.
  • We release – We release donated material for FMT only when screening proves the quarantine period has been successfully cleared.
We only transplant microbial cells

We never use the whole stool. In the lab we extract gut flora (microbial cells) from donated stools to create FMT implants.

By removing food, mucus, biliary waste, skin cells, blood cell debris, hormones and other toxins from donor material we avoid potential side effects.

For example, a woman with naturally high testosterone levels will not receive additional male hormones via our Gut Flora Transplants (FMT), and therefore avoids the risk of hormonal imbalance.

The UK Human Tissue Authority (HTA) has excluded our FMT implants from HTA regulation because our process leaves it highly unlikely that any intact host human cells remain in the extracted microbial implant.

We use 10 different donors per program

A diverse microbiome is key to a healthy gut and strong immune system. Each Taymount donor provides, on average, over 1000 different types of microbial cell.

Our 10 day FMT Programme uses implants from 10 different donors to maximise the diversity of gut flora a client receives.

We store safety aliquots for a minimum of two years

We take an aliquot (safety sample) from every FMT implant we create and store it at -80°c for a minimum of two years, to allow for any subsequent audit testing

We track FMT implants worldwide

Every single one of our implants (used in the UK or anywhere in the world), can be traced to its donor source. Our international tracking system provides peace of mind for us, and for clients.

We ultra deep freeze to be safe, responsive and accessible

Evidence shows frozen FMT implants are just as effective as fresh material (C. difficile studies 2014, 2016, 2017).

Freezing our FMT implants at -80°c allows us to be:

  • Safe – Freezing allows us to enforce our quarantine period. We only release FMT implants when donor screening proves the quarantine has been successfully cleared.
  • Responsive – Banking frozen implants allows us to respond quickly to meet patient need. For example, past clients can request top-up implants from any Taymount Clinic.
  • Accessible – We supply frozen implants worldwide in cryo-protective packaging to Taymount Partner Clinics to improve access to safe, high-quality gut flora.
We protect quality at every stage

Delivering safe, high-quality gut flora shapes each stage of our process.

  • We select – We only select donors with a healthy microbiome and coach them on dietary and lifestyle choices to optimise their gut health. Monthly stool testing for donors ensures ongoing microbial quality.
  • We extract – We extract only the gut flora (the microbiome) from the rest of the stool. We believe this offers a safer, higher quality solution.
  • We protect – Obligate anaerobes (microbial cells that cannot survive oxygen exposure) make up to 95% of the microbiome. We protect these microbial cells from oxygen at each stage, from donation to processing, storage and delivery to retain the entire microbiome for transplantation.
We consider you, the whole person

Our clients benefit from holistic advice, designed to help them gain long-term control of their digestive health.

Our team of clinicians includes FMT Practitioners, Nutritional Therapists and Naturopaths, who provide guidance on nutrition, lifestyle choices, stress relief and life-coaching as an integral part of our approach to Gut Flora Transplantation – FMT.

We also involve Holistic Dentists, who bring expertise in the connection between dental health and gut flora, which is key to helping us to work towards optimum outcomes.

Book a telephone consultation - £37.50

Book a 30-minute FMT consultation with our UK clinic to explore if FMT is right for you.

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For a FMT consultation with a Taymount Partner Clinic please book with the clinic direct.


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